Does studying the brain contribute usefully to discussions of gender inequality? It is universally agreed (at least by a very large majority) that women have been treated unequally by men in most contexts and in most societies. Women have been calling attention to this for centuries. Anne Finch, aristocratic but evidently enlightened, wrote a poem (see below) lamenting women’s secondary status in 1661 (and she wasn’t the first). There are clear signs that gender […]